Facts

Population

Source: 0

38,610,097

Area

591,958 km²

228,555 mi²

Density

65.2 people per km²

168.9 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

3 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Tallest City

Average Building Age

4 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (100%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

42

Tallest Country in

the World

#

2

Tallest Country in

Africa

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Britam Tower

200.1 m / 656 ft

2

Global Trade Center Office Tower

184 m / 604 ft

3

UAP Old Mutual Tower

163 m / 535 ft

4

Times Tower

140 m / 459 ft

5

Prism Tower

133 m / 436 ft

6

Parliament Tower

125 m / 410 ft

7

Teleposta Towers

120 m / 394 ft

8

Kenya Commercial Bank Plaza

109.1 m / 358 ft

9

Kenyatta International Conference Centre

105.2 m / 345 ft

10

316 Upper Hill Chambers

104 m / 341 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Nakeel Matthew

Country Committee

Nakeel Matthew

CTBUH 2019 Global Walking Tour: 50 Forward | 50 Back

27 June 2019

Global News

10 June 2022

Bank Headquarters High-Rise Building Opens in Nairobi

The TDB Tower, a new office high-rise located in Kilimani Nairobi reached completion in June 2022. The building is now the permanent Eastern Africa headquarters...

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Global News

23 December 2021

Developer to Build Twin Tower in Nairobi

Sheria Savings and Credit Cooperative Society (Sacco) is seeking regulatory approval to build a twin tower in Upper Hill, Nairobi, as it seeks to boost...

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Global News

24 June 2021

Nairobi Office and Residential Building to be Completed in 2021

316 Upper Hill Chambers is an office development located on 2nd Ngong Avenue, in the Upper Hill area of Nairobi, Kenya. Standing at a height...

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